Scotland v England - A Record of Scotland's ODI Triumph over England
Scotland beat England by 6 runs in historic ODI battle at The Grange, Edinburgh
England won the toss and decided to field at The Grange, Edinburgh, in this one off ODI against Scotland today.
Scotland 371-5 (Calum MacLeod 140*, Kyle Coetzer 58, George Munsey 55, Matthew Cross 48, Richard Berrington 39; Adil Rashid 2-72)
England 365 (Jonny Bairstow 105, Alex Hales 52; Mark Watt 3-55 )
Result – Scotland won by 6 runs
Skipper Kyle Coetzer 58, Calum MacLeod 140* (94 balls 16x4s and 3x6s) George Munsey 55, Matthew Cross 48 and Richard Berrington 39, all contributed to a record ODI total of 371-5, off their allotted 50 overs, for Scotland. The batting was brilliant and the England bowlers had little answer to Scotland batsmen, as they piled on the agony. Adil Rashid 2-72 was the pick of the England bowlers.
In reply, England got off to a fantastic start with a Jonny Bairstow hundred - 105 (59 balls, 12x4s and 6x6s) but the Scotland bowlers and fielders kept on at England and eventually England were all out for 365 and a historic victory for Scotland by 6 runs. Mark Watt 3-55 was the pick of the Scotland bowlers.
A wonderful result for Scotland and a wonderful result for International Cricket!
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